Clinical Psychology

Meet Our Clinical Psychology Team

Below are some of our Clinical Psychology researchers. To view research and initiatives from our clinical psychology team, click here.

Dr. Tegan Cruwys

Dr. Tegan Cruwys

PhB (Sci)(Hons), PhD (Clin Psych)

Research Fellow and Senior Lecturer in Psychology

The University of Queensland

Tegan’s research investigates how social relationships shape mental and physical health; work that is at the intersection of social, clinical and health psychology. Tegan is a recipient of the Australian Research Council Discovery Early ...

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Dr. Genevieve Dingle

Dr. Genevieve Dingle

BA, BSc (Hons), PhD Clin Psych

Senior Lecturer in Psychology

The University of Queensland

Genevieve is a practicing clinical psychologist and has worked for over a decade as a clinical psychologist in hospital and private practice settings. She currently lectures in clinical psychology in the School and is an affiliate lecturer wit...

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Prof. Catherine Haslam

Prof. Catherine Haslam

BSc., PhD, M Clin Psy.

Professor of Clinical Psychology & Cognitive Neuropsychology

The University of Queensland

Cath has worked in both clinical and academic fields for about 20 years. On completing her clinical degree, she worked in Rehabilitation and Aged Care Services in Canberra (1991-2001) during which she also completed a PhD in cognitive neuro...

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Dr. Kim Peters

Dr. Kim Peters

BSc (Hons); Masters (Organisational Psychology); PhD (Social Psychology)

Organisational Psychology Lecturer

The University of Queensland

Kim joined The University of Queensland in 2013 following 6 years working as a postdoctoral researcher and lecturer at the University of Exeter, UK. Her research focuses on the dynamics (and consequences) of communicating novel, emotional and ...

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Sarah Bentley

Sarah Bentley

BA(Hons), BSc(Hons)

Postgraduate Student

The University of Queensland

Sarah is currently a PhD student investigating the social factors behind the learning process. Sarah is based at The University of Queensland, where she is researching how interactions between the self and social context – particularly in te...

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Laura Ferris

Laura Ferris

Postgraduate Student

The University of Queensland

Laura’s research looks at the social consequences of pain. She is currently examining the impact of non-clinical physical pain on trust, affiliative motivation and dehumanization using experimental pain induction. She is also exploring soc...

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Zoe Walter

Zoe Walter

BPsych Sc. (Hons I)

Postgraduate Student

The University of Queensland

Zoe’s research examines the psychosocial factors that contribute to wellbeing and resilience in vulnerable populations, such as people who are experiencing homelessness. Her research interests include social connectedness and identity, stigm...

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